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1. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Discussion started by: jhsinger
2. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am using the below command to find files older than x days in a directory excluding subdirectories. From the previous forums I got to know that prune command helps us not to descend in subdirectories. Though I am using it here, not getting the desired result.
cd $dir... (8 Replies)
Discussion started by: jhilmil
3. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
I have a directory called dbrn. This directory contains an unknown number of subdirectories which in turn contain an unknown number of files.
What I want to know is:
How many files with extention .ABC can be found in /dbrn across all subdirecties, and what is the total size for... (9 Replies)
Discussion started by: Beun
4. Shell Programming and Scripting
I'm new to shell scripting...
I've a situation like to find *.tar files under all subdirectories in "/home/abcd" and i used the below,
find /opt/lhapp ! -name "temp" | more
the above works fine.. Now don't need search few direcotries like "/home/abcd/aaaa",... (15 Replies)
Discussion started by: skcvasanth
5. Shell Programming and Scripting
Please advice how can we search for a string say (abc) in multiple files and to get total occurrence of that searched string. (Need number of records that exits in period of time).
File look like this (read as filename.yyyymmdd)
e.20100129... (2 Replies)
Discussion started by: zooby
6. Shell Programming and Scripting
I have a directory with two subdirectories and also have a code like below to search files modified in last 2 minutes.
hello080909.txt inbox outbox
# find . -type f -mmin +2
The above code just searches and... (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: Tuxidow
7. UNIX for Dummies Questions & Answers
Hi! I want to find files located in subdirectories. I have tried
ls -R | grep myfile
but this won't tell me where the file is, only that it is there.
Any one have a better idea?
--Euclid (3 Replies)
Discussion started by: euclid3628800
8. Shell Programming and Scripting
I am searching some files not equal to the pattern with this command
find ! -name "PATTERN" -type f
but my problem is the find command because he also search inside subdirectories and that's the thing i don't want that.
Is there any comand to ignore the directories... (4 Replies)
Discussion started by: osramos
9. Shell Programming and Scripting
Hello my friends,
I need to write a simple shell bad file :D that search and delete a file it's name 'Microsoft.txt' in the current directory and its subdirectories?
So can you help to guide me how i can write this shell, Just give me the beginning :o thank you. (1 Reply)
Discussion started by: Net-Man